Um convite de Banksy à Faixa de Gaza

O artista de rua britânico Banksy "apareceu" novamente. Dessa vez ele/ela fez um vídeo na Faixa de Gaza, como se fosse uma sátira a um »

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Eduardo Cunha chegou chegando!

"Aborto e regulação de mídia só vai a votação se passar pelo meu cadáver", disse o recém eleito presidente da Câmara Eduardo Cunha O Deputado Eduardo »

Formadores de opinião

"O propósito da mídia de massa não é informar, mas dar forma à opinião pública de acordo com interesse do poder corporativo"Noam Chomsky »

How to backup the GNOME 3 settings

Backing up and restoring your GNOME 3 settings is easy using the command line tool dconf: dconf dump / > dconf.dump dconf load / < dconf.dump »

Sorted, DRY and safe upload paths for Django's FileField

Following is a simple function I like to use as argument to the upload_to of Django's FileField and ImageField. Hope you find it useful. # src/ »

Propaganda de guerra

O filme Sniper Americano (American Sniper, dirigido por Clint Eastwood) anda gerando ameaças de mortes contra árabes e muçulmanos. Forte candidato ao "Rambo" (Guerra do Vietnã) »

2014

“Quanto mais a sociedade se distancia da verdade, mais ela odeia aqueles que a revelam.” George Orwell »

Emacs Tip: cursor blinking for a short period just to show where you are

Yes, I know, having the cursor blinking always is quite annoying but if you are myopic like me you might find the new option blink-cursor-blinks very »

How-to update the Thinkpad x201 BIOS using GRUB and SysLinux

Note: tested only in Debian Wheezy GNU/Linux (BIOS images for Thinkpad X201 can be found in http://support.lenovo.com) aptitude install grub-imageboot mkdir -p »

How to "expand" an alias command in Bash

If you use Bash as your Unix shell you might find this tip interesting: Lets say you have set the following alias: alias install='sudo aptitude »

Liquid Prompt: a useful prompt for Bash (and Zsh)

I've been using Liquid Prompt, it made me deprecate a huge amount of code in my .bashrc and have added more useful features on my PS1 »

Caching packages downloaded by "pip"

Downloading Python packages using the pip installer can be a pain in the ass mainly when you have to install the same packages in distinct "virtualenvs" »

trash-cli: command line trashcan utility

trash-cli provides a command line interface trashcan utility compliant with the FreeDesktop.org Trash Specification. It remembers the name, original path, deletion date, and permissions of »